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Lesley Holmes

Lesley Holmes contributes her expertise to several educational and arts nonprofits benefitting children, teens, and older adults in and around Los Angeles. Her work promotes alternative therapies, music education, literacy, and food as a pathway to healing. A lifelong chef and baker, Lesley is a Los Angeles native who enjoys early morning hikes in the Hollywood Hills where she lives with her two teenage daughters. 


A Leader’s Guide to Dream Up Now

Help readers get the most out of Dream Up Now.

Creative Ways to Help Students Manage Their Emotions

Using hands-on, personalized projects with tools every student already has, discover how to direct students to independently shift from a dark, challenging emotion to a light, empowering emotion. Find a variety of creative approaches to self-expression that encourage students to find their talents, build stronger peer connections, and set and achieve personal goals.

Dream Up Now™

This guided journal for creative self-expression allows teens to explore emotions, create art, and envision life’s possibilities.

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